Category : Featured

Local Boxer Featured in Upcoming Documentary

When you think of a professional boxer, a young, Métis mother of two teenagers might not be what comes to mind. Sheena T. Kaine was raised in Fishing Lake, Alberta, a Métis settlement near Elk Point. Growing up, she was…

August 13, 2018

(SATIRE) Flat-Earth Conference Goes to Edmonton’s ‘End of the World’ For Proof

Flat-Earthers from across (not around) the globe, have traveled to Edmonton for Thursday’s flat-Earth conference. “Flat-Earthers” are a collective that believe that the spherical-Earth known and proven by science, is flat. To demonstrate their theory, a speaker from the event…

August 10, 2018

Summer Mixtape #10 – Just Go Away

Sometimes when you really want someone to just leave you alone, it can be hard to express through words. Maybe you don’t want to be too harsh, or maybe you just don’t want to comfort them after telling them to…

August 6, 2018

Indigenous Youth Sports Take Step in Right Direction

The development of Indigenous athletes has historically been in a fashion that suited the “mainstream” Canadian sports systems. The Indian Act and Residential Schools had placed importance on Euro-Canadian sports such as basketball, baseball, and hockey over traditionally-Indigenous games like…

July 30, 2018

Summer Mixtape #9 – Indie Jams

An indie rock playlist really needs no introduction, so we’ll make it short and sweet. From lighter, acoustic guitar pieces, to harder songs that fall more along the lines of rock, this playlist has it all.   Courtney Barnett –…

July 29, 2018

Summer Mixtape #8 – Tween-age Summer Bops

Summer creates some serious nostalgia for those days when you were carefree and only had to worry about making it home before the streetlights shut down. This playlist is for those who want to relive those memories of supervised pool…

July 22, 2018

4 Attractions We Tried at K-Days (And 1 We’re Looking Forward To)

  1. Cricket Grilled Cheese from Tin Lizzy’s Concessions Who knew crickets weren’t just for vile creatures like snakes, rats, and your ex? The Nugget was the first to try these sandwiches with crickets cooked right inside. “Really mushy, but…

July 21, 2018

Summer Mixtape #7 – Sad Emo Throwbacks

It’s 2006. You’ve just gotten home; hair freshly dyed, eyeliner just reapplied; and popped open your hand-drawn mix CD, and put it in the CD player. Sit back, let your hair fall to cover your eyes, and brood over these…

July 15, 2018

Summer Mixtape #6 – Lesser-loved songs by well-known artists

There are a lot of different music genres out there, and in these genres there are some bands and artists that almost everybody knows, whether it be from a “one-hit wonder” or decades of chart-topping hits. But, there are also…

July 8, 2018

“The Suga” (Only in Moderation)

“You are not allowed to have any candy or chocolates. You definitely can’t have pop or alcohol. Sugar is off limits.” That is usually what people think when you say you have diabetes. And if that were the case, you…

July 3, 2018